Stephanie Sondermann Luther
Stephanie Sondermann Luther

Owner of The Bump and Beyond

I have had a long and incredible journey becoming a mother. I wouldn’t change it for the world however I struggled which brought me into the world of Birth Workers. Reframing my belief system with positive suggestions about pregnancy and birth helped me so much. I approached my birthing time with confidence, patience and trust. […]
Seaside Doula
Seaside Doula

Seaside Doula

  Courtney Gomez is the owner of Seaside Doula and is a trained birth and postpartum doula and babywearing educator. She is also a peer counselor at NHRMC, a member of the Tri-County Breastfeeding Coalition, Cape Fear Area Doulas and Port City Breastfeeding Project. You will also see her behind the register at The Bump […]
Breni Malpass
Breni Malpass

Seaside Sleep Consulting

  Breni Malpass is a Certified Child Sleep Consultant, wife and mother of two children.  She is the owner of Seaside Sleep Consulting, a pediatric sleep consulting practice, located in Wilmington, NC, who works with families and children ages 4 months to 5 years of age. Certified by the Family Sleep Institute, it is my goal to […]
Cape Fear Area Doulas
Cape Fear Area Doulas

Doula Collective

Cape Fear Area Doulas is an area network collective connecting pregnant women to childbirth and postpartum doulas. Our goal is to improve the birthing experiences for all the women in the Cape Fear area through prenatal, labor, and postpartum support. Each doula in the network is independent, and the services they offer may vary. Each […]
Nicole Hevelka
Nicole Hevelka

Centered Birth & Wilmington Doula Services

Welcoming your baby into your family is a life changing experience that should be honored and celebrated.  From the moment you discover you are pregnant, throughout your time of growing your baby, and during the work you do as you navigate the powerful experience of birth, Mama, baby and family should be honored and celebrated.  […]
Rachael Birkenhauer
Rachael Birkenhauer

Lactation Counseling Services

Rachel is a mother of two who began my breastfeeding journey in 2010 when she had her son. She was away from her mother and sisters, her support system and breastfeeding mentors . She found comfort, solace and knowledge in a WIC counselor and her midwives who came to her home at midnight when her son […]
Amy Pierce
Amy Pierce

Amy Pierce Massage Therapy for Women & Peaceful Beginnings Massage

Amy Pierce is the owner of Massage Therapy for Women, which includes Peaceful Beginnings Massage for Fertility, Pregnancy, Birth and Baby. She has been teaching infant massage to the public since 2004, and is a certified Baby’s First Massage® trainer. Amy believes that massage of newborns offers incomparable health benefits and can profoundly improve their first perceptions of their […]
Kirsten Lovan
Kirsten Lovan

Centered Birth

Kirsten began her training with ALACE (the Association of Labor Assistants and Childbirth Educators) soon after and went on to train as a Doula with toLabor. After being an active doula for several years she renewed her interest in teaching and took a Lamaze training in 2013. She has taken over 150+ hours of additional […]
Holliane Ibarra MSW, LCSW
Holliane Ibarra MSW, LCSW

Mamas Love Mamas Support Group

Hollianne  is an outpatient therapist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing counseling services to adults, couples, children, and families. She facilitates a support group, Mamas Love Mamas which is a peer to peer support group for any and all mothers. Check out the calendar for upcoming dates.